Water purifier company takes on plastic polluters at UN climate conference

Green Prophet

UN Environment says one million plastic drinking bottles are purchased every minute around the world with most, according to a recent study from the Veolia Group, ending up in landfill or environments like the oceans where they pose a grave threat to the marine life.

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Air Pollution Causes and Effects

Greentumble

And while marginal air quality is found more in poor and developing countries like India, China and Pakistan and better air quality in higher income countries like those in Europe, still, a recent study showed that the air over Europe is polluted enough to shorten the average life span between 2 and 24 months [6]. Burning fossil fuels emits hazardous gases, greenhouse gases and particulate matter into the air. . Gases that trap heat in the atmosphere are called greenhouse gases.

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Rights of De-extinct Animals, Dark Money, Magic Mushrooms & More

Nature Conservancy - Science

Scilogs explains how this greenhouse gas is having an intense impact in the Alaskan Arctic. Marine life is dying, but those who link die-offs to Fukushima radiation are dead wrong. Amy Harmon’s brilliant piece on one man’s frustrating quest to find the scientific truth about GMO crops and apply it to a heated debate on banning them in Hawaii. (New Siberian wooly mammoth from The Ivory King.

Serious Effects of Plastic Pollution on Human Health

Greentumble

Our oceans are critical for absorbing the greenhouse gas carbon dioxide that would otherwise make the earth too hot and the weather too tempestuous for humans to survive [14]. Marine ecosystems support oxygen production, nutrient cycles and carbon capture through photosynthesis and carbon sequestration [15]. Our oceans also play a vital role in providing water, necessary for life. Most of us grew up in an age where.

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